Historical Events In August - 01
Monday, 02 October 2023
0126 Publius ,Helvius Pertinax, Roman emperor (193 AD) on August - 01.
0527 Justinianus I succeeds Justinus I as emperor of Byzantium on this day in history.
0527 On August - 01 justinus I, Byzantine emperor (518-27), dies
0607 On this day in history ono no Imoko is dispatched as envoy to the Sui court in China (Traditional Japanese date: July 3, 607).
0649 Pope Martinus I chosen successor of Theodorus I [or 8/7] on August - 01.
0860 On August - 01 peace of Koblenz: Charles the Bare, Louis the German & Lotharius II
0902 Aghlabidisch emir Ibrahim II destroys Taormina, Sicily on August - 01.
1021 Synod of Pavia: emperor Henry II convicts married priest on this day in history.
1086 On this day in history english barons become submissive to king Willem the Occupier
1137 On this day in history louis VI, King of France, dies (1108-37)
1177 Peace Treaty of Venice: Emperor Frederik I & Pope Alexander III on August - 01.
1190 On August - 01 floris III, Count of Holland, dies
1203 Alexius IV Angelus appointed co-regent of Byzantium on August - 01.
1291 On August - 01 everlasting League forms, basis of Swiss Confederation (Independence)
1322 On August - 01 peter van Herenthals, South Netherlands theologist/church historian
1404 Earl Engelbert I of Nassau marries Johanna of Poland on August - 01.
1457 Laurentius Valla, Italian philosopher (Voluptate), dies at about 50 on August - 01.
1485 On this day in history henry (VII) Tudors army sails to England
1492 On August - 01 jews are expelled from Spain by King Ferdinand & Queen Isabella
1495 On this day in history jan Scorel, Dutch painter/architect
1498 Christopher Columbus reaches the mainland of North America on this day in history.
1498 Christopher Columbus lands on "Isla Santa" (Venezuela) on August - 01.
1520 On August - 01 sigismund II Augustus, King of Poland (1548-72)
1588 English admiral Howard van Effingham beats Spanish Armada on August - 01.
1589 On this day in history murder attempt by monk Jacques Clement on French King Hendrik III
1619 On August - 01 first black American slaves (20 slaves) land at Jamestown, Virginia
1619 1st black Americans (20) land at Jamestown, Virginia on this day in history.
1626 Earl Earnest Casimir conquerors Oldenzaal on August - 01.
1628 On August - 01 emperor Ferdinand II demands Austria Protestant convert to Catholicism
1628 On this day in history francesco Gonzaga, composer, dies at 37
1642 Ahmed II, 21st sultan of Turkey (1691-95) [or Feb 25, 1643] on August - 01.
1659 Antoine Mouque, composer on August - 01.
1664 Battle at St Gotthard: Earl Raimondo Montecucculi beats Ahmed Kiprulu on this day in history.
1667 Paul Foot, lawyer/historian, dies at 48 on August - 01.